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NoSQL simply isn't hip anymore

The once red-hot database technology is losing its luster, as NoSQL reaches mass adoption


Amazon standing up to rivals

Amazon Web Services executives said they are standing up to the competition facing the company from rivals including Google, Microsoft, Salesforce and IBM.

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Ingest, upload, analyze: AWS wraps up data in the cloud

At Re:Invent, Amazon Web Services offer new options for all phases of data in the cloud

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Microsoft expands FastTrack service to aid Office 365 migration for businesses

Microsoft now lets anyone with a major Office 365 ProPlus subscription get access to its migration services all the time

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Meet Project Orca, SAP's new, Hana-based analytics tool

Due in Q4, Orca will be built natively on the Hana Cloud Platform

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Review: Amazon Aurora rocks MySQL

Amazon’s revved-up database service offers five times the throughput of MySQL and a formidable alternative to Oracle and SQL Server


How MLB is using the cloud

Joe Inzerillo, EVP & CTO for Major League Baseball, talks with Network World about Statcast and other cloud initiatives being implemented by baseball to improve the fan experience.

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Internet of things steals cloud spotlight at AWS Re:Invent

There's a simple reason: IoT needs the cloud to succeed

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Amazon launches managed Elasticsearch service

The new service makes it easier to implement the popular open-source search and analytics tool

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Need an excuse to fix bad software? Move it the cloud

Enterprises have lots of complex, poorly designed, overly interdependent applications they've feared to fix. The cloud provides the justification to finally repair them

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IBM brings Bluemix behind the firewall for sensitive workloads

Companies can take a hybrid approach to building and running cloud apps

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IBM-Box enterprise deal yields new content tools

Their content search and assessment tools span Box and on-premise data and aim to help usher enterprises into the cloud era of content management

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Making a PaaS at Microsoft

Now that you're excited about the opportunities that Platforms-as-a-Service can create, it's a question of where to start.

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Many SAP users are still skeptical about S/4Hana and cloud ERP

SAP placed a big bet on S/4Hana when it launched the new enterprise suite earlier this year, but users aren't so sure it's the technology they're looking for.

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Box powers ahead with new app and services for businesses

Box announced a suite of new apps and services on Tuesday during its BoxWorks conference in San Francisco.

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Docker and Mesosphere power Microsoft's new Azure service

Microsoft's container service leverages two key open source technologies, further evidence of open source's growing role in building Azure

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Juniper unites the enterprise

New architecture, software, security wares bring cloud fabric to enterprise networks

Why traditional storage QoS methods aren’t good enough

Only a flash array can deliver guaranteed, predictable storage performance -- and only if it was designed to do so

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